Source: Toys “R” Us Canada/The Toy Book

Toys “R” Us Canada is the latest retailer to unveil its Top Toy List for the 2020 holiday season.

The annual list is curated by the buyers at Canada’s largest specialty toy retailer with picks for kids of all ages across a variety of categories.

“With double-digit growth in the Canadian toy market, play has never been more important to Canadian families,” says Vic Bertrand, president & CEO of Toys “R” Us Canada. “The holidays are the ultimate family bonding time, and this Top Toy List will help bring smiles and laughter to families this holiday [season].”

Toys “R” Us Canada says it will roll out additional picks for the season in-store and online through November.

2020 Toys “R” Us Canada Top Toy List


  • Barbie Color Reveal Slumber Party Fun – Toys “R” Us Canada Exclusive
  • Hatchimals Pixie Crystal Flyers – Toys “R” Us Canada Exclusive
  • L.O.L. Surprise! O.M.G. Remix Kitty K Fashion Doll
  • Rainbow High Fashion Dolls – Toys “R” Us Canada Exclusive (Green Doll)
  • Our Generation Ice Cream Truck – Toys “R” Us Canada Exclusive
  • L.O.L. Surprise! OMG MC Swag Family – Toys “R” Us Canada Exclusive
  • Barbie Dreamtopia Magical Lights Unicorn and Doll – Toys “R” Us Canada Exclusive
  • L.O.L. Surprise! O.M.G. Remix 4-in-1 Plane Playset
  • Rainbocorns Big Hair Surprise -Toys “R” Us Canada Exclusive
  • Poopsie Dancing Unicorn Rainbow
  • Na! Na! Na! Surprise Ultimate Surprise
  • Baby Alive Baby Grows Up
  • Na! Na! Na! Surprise 3-in-1 Backpack Bedroom Playset
  • Mealtime Magic Mia
  • My Little Pony Magical Kiss Unicorn Princess Celestia – Toys “R” Us Canada Exclusive
  • Secret Crush Large – Pippa Posie and Sundae Swirl

Electronic Pets

  • Present Pets
  • Squeakee The Balloon Dog

Action Figures and Collectibles

  • Beyblade Hypersphere Vortex Climb Battle Set
  • Beyblade Burst Evolution Spin Shifter Pack – Toys “R” Us Canada Exclusive
  • Bakugan Dragonoid Infinity
  • Transformers 10 Starscream Collector Figure – Toys “R” Us Canada Exclusive
  • Transformers Cyberverse Officer Class Figures
  • Star Wars The Child Animatronic Edition
  • Star Wars The Mandalorian – Darksaber
  • Treasure X Sunken Gold Treasure Ship Playset


  • Litehawk Big Tom RC
  • Hot Wheels Sky Crash Tower Track Set


  • NERF Elite 2.0 Shockwave RD-15 Blaster


  • LEGO Super Mario Adventures Starter Course
  • LEGO Friends Jungle Rescue Base
  • LEGO Friends Summer Fun Water Park
  • Mega Construx Halo Energy Sword – Toys “R” Us Canada Exclusive
  • LEGO Harry Potter Hedwig

Board Games

  • Mall Madness Game – Toys “R” Us Canada Exclusive
  • Operation Pet Scan
  • Mind the Gap
  • UNO Showdown
  • #Upsidedown Challenge

Learning and STEM

  • GraviTrax PRO Starter Set
  • Hexbug Junk Bots


  • Cool Maker Nail Stamper 2in1
  • Cool Maker Hollywood Hair Studio
  • Crayola Scribble Scrubbie Pets Mobile Spa
  • Play-Doh Gold Star Baker Playset  – Toys “R” Us Canada Exclusive
  • Crayola Paper Flower Science Kit
  • Play-Doh Candy Delight Playset

Preschool Electronics

  • VTech KidiZoom Creator Cam

Preschool Toys

  • PAW Patrol Chase Deluxe Police Cruiser
  • PAW Patrol Dino Team Vehicle Patroller
  • Fisher-Price Little People Launch & Loop Raceway
  • PAW Patrol Dino Rex Deluxe Vehicle – Toys “R” Us Canada Exclusive
  • Playmobil – City Action – Police Tactical Unit – Toys “R” Us Canada Exclusive
  • Fisher-Price Imaginext DC Super Friends Super Surround Batcave
  • Blue’s Clues & You! Dance-Along Blue – Toys “R” Us Canada Exclusive

For a full rundown of 2020’s hottest holiday toys, be sure to consult the Toy Insider’s 15th Annual Holiday Gift Guide. Featuring more than 160 toys from more than 110 toymakers in print and more than 300 toys online, it’s a can’t-miss roadmap to the must-have toys of the season.

About the author

James Zahn

James Zahn

James Zahn, AKA The Rock Father, is Editor-in-Chief of The Toy Book, a Senior Editor at The Toy Insider and The Pop Insider, and Editor of The Toy Report, The Toy Book‘s weekly industry newsletter. As a pop culture and toy industry expert, Zahn has appeared as a panelist and guest at events including Comic-Con International: San Diego (SDCC) Wizard World Chicago, and the ASTRA Marketplace & Academy. Zahn has more than 30 years of experience in the entertainment, retail, and publishing industries, and is frequently called upon to offer expert commentary for publications such as Forbes, Marketwatch, the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, USA Today, Reuters, the Washington Post, and more. James has appeared on History Channel’s Modern Marvels, was interviewed by Larry King and Anderson Cooper, and has been seen on Yahoo! Finance, CNN, CNBC, FOX Business, NBC, ABC, CBS, WGN, The CW, and more. Zahn joined the Adventure Media & Events family in 2016, initially serving as a member of the Parent Advisory Board after penning articles for the Netflix Stream Team, Fandango Family, PBS KIDS, Sprout Parents (now Universal Kids), PopSugar, and Chicago Parent. He eventually joined the company full time as a Senior Editor and moved up the ranks to Deputy Editor and Editor-in-Chief.